Location: Harlingen/Weslaco/Brownsville/McAllen, TX
Contact Name: Sinclair Broadcast Group
Position/Title: Multimedia Journalist/Reporter
Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!
KGBT-TV CBS 4, in the Rio Grande Valley of South Texas, has an exciting opportunity for a Multimedia Journalist (MMJ). Your responsibilities as an MMJ will include reporting, shooting and editing news stories, enterprising story ideas, developing contacts, as well as other responsibilities as assigned. Love and have a passion for covering breaking news stories. A minimum of 2 years reporting experience is required. KGBT is a market leader in digital technology and information. This means that live reporting on social media, and television is something we take very seriously. Our station is equipped with the latest and most up to date digital equipment and we are the only station in the market with a Drone team.
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 8/8/2017
Closing Date: 9/8/2017
Sharp news judgment
Excellent videography, interviewing, and writing skills
Bilingual in Spanish is extremely helpful
The ability to work well independently
The ability to network and make contacts within the community, as well as with public information officers, city leaders and community organizations is essential
Must have and maintain a valid license and a good driving record
Experience with live shots is required
Experience with Live-U is a plus
While applying online, please include a web link of your recent work. No phone calls, please.
Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/